The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 83 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.42% 0.63% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 4.12% 8.93% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 24
Average salary £38,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +1.21%
vSphere
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
97 56 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.08% 7.07% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 52 126
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,450 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £29,250 - 1
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) DHCP
2 17 (89.47%) Citrix
3 14 (73.68%) HP
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) ITIL
3 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Symantec
4 13 (68.42%) SAN
5 12 (63.16%) NetApp
5 12 (63.16%) Veritas
5 12 (63.16%) VMware ESX
5 12 (63.16%) NetBackup
5 12 (63.16%) Brocade
5 12 (63.16%) Web Development
5 12 (63.16%) JBoss
5 12 (63.16%) Perl
5 12 (63.16%) J2EE
5 12 (63.16%) MySQL
5 12 (63.16%) WebLogic
5 12 (63.16%) HPUX
5 12 (63.16%) Solaris
5 12 (63.16%) Apache
5 12 (63.16%) DV Cleared
5 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
5 12 (63.16%) Software Architecture
6 11 (57.89%) C#
6 11 (57.89%) C++

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (63.16%) JBoss
1 12 (63.16%) WebLogic
1 12 (63.16%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) DHCP
2 13 (68.42%) SAN
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Wintel Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) HPUX
3 12 (63.16%) Solaris
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Web Development
2 12 (63.16%) Software Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Perl
3 11 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) DV Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware ESX
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Citrix
3 14 (73.68%) HP
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco
3 14 (73.68%) Symantec
4 12 (63.16%) NetApp
4 12 (63.16%) Veritas
4 12 (63.16%) Brocade
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) Websense
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) Vizioncore
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 22 days holiday, life assurance, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago